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Why would the target machine actively refuse to connect me? I have my active login credentials in uTorrent with proxy set to proxy.torguard.tg port 1080. Getting following message with checkMyTorrentIP:

 

"Proxy connect error: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it."

 

Tried restarting uTorrent a few times. Normally works fine.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Working now, any idea what would have caused such or anything I can try should it happen again?

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It was actually our new firewall just a tad overly sensitive :)

 

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Started getting the same error message again. I changed the proxy in uTorrent from proxy.torguard.tg to proxy.torguard.org as suggested by Jeremy in chat and it is working again. Was not aware it had been changed.

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Thanks for letting us know yeah we changed it over - will update everyone via client area.

 

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satanic

Why would the target machine actively refuse to connect me? I have my active login credentials in uTorrent with proxy set to proxy.torguard.tg port 1080. Getting following message with checkMyTorrentIP: "Proxy connect error: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it." Tried restarting uTorrent a few times. Normally works fine. .

 

 

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same problem here  "as the author of the thread"  please advise

 

please admin delete the above post thanks

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Helo - what proxy hostname do you have set currently ? 

 

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Scott M

I am also getting this error message: " Proxy connect error: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it." Please advise.

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I am also getting this error message: " Proxy connect error: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it." Please advise.

 

 

Are you still seeing this error Scott ? what proxy are you using currently ?

 

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Same issue as OP. Help?

 

 

Please send a screenshot of your proxy settings page.

 

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alexL_89

Same issues, I just purchased my anonymous proxy through you guys too :( 

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Same issues, I just purchased my anonymous proxy through you guys too :(

 

Hello Alex

 

It can only be one of 2 things, your using the wrong hostname/IP or you have copied and pasted blank spaces at the end or start of your hostname.

 

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